alleged sexual assault

  • Gardai in Connemara are investigating the alleged sexual assault of a young woman over the bank holiday weekend.

    A 19 year old woman was reportedly assaulted in the village of Tully Cross near Clifden in the early hours of Sunday morning.

    Gardai say they're following a number of lines of enquiry.

    No arrests have yet been made.

  • Gardai are investigating claims that a 15-year old girl was sexually assaulted at a Gaeltacht college in Connemara.

    The incident is alleged to have taken place on Saturday week last 21st July in the grounds of a school in the Inverin area of Galway.

    It's claimed the 15-year old girl was sexually assaulted by a male juvenile.

    Gardai say no arrests have yet been made, and investigations into the alleged assault are ongoing.

    There are several Irish colleges based in the Inverin and Spiddal areas, which are hugely popular with students from across the country.



  • Gardai say investigations are ongoing this morning into an alleged sexual assault on a woman in Castlebar.

    It happened at around 2 o'clock on Thursday morning in the Lucan Street area of Castlebar.

    No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.

  • A male was arrested last Thursday in connection with an alleged sexual assault on a female in Knock on February 9th.

    The male was detained at Claremorris Garda Station under provision of section 4.

    He was later released and a file is being prepared for the DPP.